The Board of Directors

Peggy Crawford
Janelle MacDermott
Scott MacDonald
Ron Milliken
David Perkins


Executive Director

Wendy L. Ault

MELMAC Education Foundation Executive Director Wendy AultA Maine native, Wendy Ault is a graduate of Gould Academy in Bethel, Maine and Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.

A former reproductive health teacher and Assistant Director of Admissions at Westbrook College (now the University of New England) in Portland, Maine, Ault served as the Associate Director of Admissions at the University of Maine at Farmington for seventeen years.

During her tenure at UMF, she was elected to four terms in the Maine House of Representatives representing part of Kennebec County from 1988 through 1996. She served all eight years as a member of the Joint Standing Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs, serving as its House Chair during her final term.

In September 1999, she became President of the non-profit Maine Educational Loan Marketing Corporation (MELMAC). When MELMAC was sold to a for-profit corporation in January 2001, the proceeds from that sale created the MELMAC Education Foundation. Since its creation, Wendy Ault has been the Executive Director.

She lives in Wayne with her husband and has two children.


Support Staff

Ann Kaplan, Executive Assistant (info@melmacfoundation.org)